NESRI and Partners in the Media

March 1, 2017
Six months ago, social and economic justice groups with a stake in what’s largely known as the Black Lives Matter movement illuminated an exit path out of decades of systemic racism in the U.S... Keep reading »
February 26, 2016
NESRI's Ben Palmquist spoke on the Brain Labor Report , a radio show out of Ashland, Oregon, about workers' compensation, universal, publicly financed health care, and the movements organizing to win... Keep reading »
August 21, 2015
THE BRONX - An Eastchester middle school has done away with suspending students under the districtwide "B-21" rule. New York City's Department of Education recently released its school climate... Keep reading »
August 21, 2015
Since the founding of Bronx Lab School in 2004, "student discipline" has been an ongoing topic of discussion. Students, staff, and parents are continually debating the merits and efficacy of... Keep reading »
August 21, 2015
Schools should be places where children are treated as students and given the tools to learn, but too often, our school discipline system treats them as criminals instead. For years, we’ve seen the... Keep reading »
August 20, 2015
A fraction of schools accounts for an outsize portion of serious school punishments, according to a new report that recommends ways the city can combat that and other disparities in the way students... Keep reading »
August 20, 2015
KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS — When Santiago Taveras became principal at the struggling Dewitt Clinton High School two years ago, the situation was bleak. Tensions ran high between students and NYPD School... Keep reading »
August 20, 2015
For years, the school-to-prison pipeline has afflicted communities of color in New York. From a young age, students begin to be treated like criminals within the confines of their own schools—from... Keep reading »
July 2, 2015
Last week the U.S. Supreme Court upheld subsidies for buying private health insurance in states with federally run marketplaces or exchanges. The court’s decision has been an enormous relief for the... Keep reading »
April 16, 2015
Vermont seems like a different place these days. We have a growing crisis of inequity in our state, yet politicians turn the other way. The commitment to solving problems together and ensuring... Keep reading »



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